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Indian Health Service
5600 Fishers Lane
Rockville, Maryland 20857
FAX: 301-443-1329

Division of Acquisition Policy - HQ Staff

Chantel Smith Director, Division of Acquisition Policy and Head of Contracting Activity 240-460-6876
Jeffrey Johnston Deputy Director; IHS Bureau Acquisition Career Manager – FAC-COR, FAC-P/PM, FAC-C programs;
CPARS Agency Point of Contact and Headquarters and DAP CPARS Focal Point; IHS Competition Advocate
Brendon Moran Contract Specialist
Lead - FAIR Act Inventory, Service Contract Inventory, FPDS-NG Annual Verification and Validation
National Agency Organization Program Coordinator (Purchase Card Program)
Christopher McGucken Contracting Officer 202-677-5373
Darryl Smith Contracting Officer 301-605-3113
Javier Medina-Velazquez Contracting Officer 910-286-1543
Jonathan Ferguson Small Business Specialist, supporting IHS and NIH
HHS, Office of Small Disadvantaged Business Utilization
Julie Corbin Lead Contracting Officer (Team Lead); Ombudsman 301-365-2483
Natasha Royal Contract Specialist 301-443-6687
Amber McQuerry Procurement Analyst 405-831-4186
Valerie Heart Broker Lead Contracting Officer (Team Lead) 301-526-7344
Natalie Phillips Contract Specialst 240-472-9486
Nadine Cruz Contract Specialst 240-463-4290
Colleen Henry Contract Specialst 240-463-3813
Interagency Agreements, MOA/MOUs inquiries n/a

Division of Acquisition Policy - Area Staff

Alaska  Gladys Wheeler Lead Contracting Officer 4141 Ambassador Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508 907-729-3625
Albuquerque  Eric Wright Chief of the Contracting Office 4101 Indian School Rd NE, Suite 225, Albuquerque, New Mexico 87110 505-256-6752 505-256-6848
Bemidji  Karen McDonald Chief of the Contracting Office (Acting) 2225 Cooperative Ct. NW, Suite 200, Bemidji, Minnesota 56601 218-444-0479 218-444-0484
Billings  DeeAndra Salabye Chief of the Contracting Office 2900 Fourth Avenue North - P.O. Box 36600, Billings, Montana 59107-6600
California  Ronda English Chief of the Contracting Office 650 Capitol Mall, Suite 7-100, Sacramento, California 95814 916-930-3981 x346 916-930-3952
Great Plains  Craig Wells Chief of the Contracting Office Federal Building - 115 4th Avenue, SE, Aberdeen, South Dakota 57401 605-226-7333
Nashville  Henry Daniels Chief of the Contracting Office 711 Stewart Ferry Pike, Nashville, Tennessee 37214-2410 615-467-1516
Navajo  Jericho Lewis (Acting) Chief of the Contracting Office P.O. Box 9020, Window Rock, Arizona 86515 928-871-1317
Oklahoma City Sean Long Chief of the Contracting Office 701 Market Drive, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73114 405-951-6023
Phoenix  Verna Kuwanhoyioma Chief of the Contracting Office 2 Renaissance Square, 40 N Central Avenue, Suite 600, Phoenix, Arizona 85004-4424 602-364-5021 602-364-5030
Portland  Richard Dandasan Chief of the Contracting Office 1414 NW Northrup Street, Suite 800, Portland, OR 97209 503-414-5528
Tucson  Susan Protho Chief of the Contracting Office 7900 South J Stock Road, Tucson, Arizona 85746-9352 520-295-2462 520-295-2438
Division of Engineering Services (DES) Melissa Warmath Chief of the Contracting Office 1301 Young Street, Suite 1071, Dallas, Texas 75202 469-261-1151 213-767-5194